Aladin N
Name of vine variety in France
This variety was obtained in 1979 by INRA and was derived by the interspecific crossbreeding of 7489 Inra Bdx and Muscat de Hambourg N.
There is no officially recognized synonym in France nor in other countries of the European Union.
In France, Aladin N is officially listed in the "Catalogue of vine varieties".
Variety exclusively for amateurs and private domestic use.
Evolution of area under vines in France
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Identification signs include:
- the tip fo the young shoot has a sparse to moderate coat of flat-lying hairs, 
- the young leaves are green or green with bronze patches,
- adult leaves are orbicular and dark green, 3, 5 or 7-lobed with a U-shaped petiolar sinus, slightly open or closed with slightly overlapping lobes; long teeth compared to width at base, straight or convex sides, absence or slight anthocyanin pigmentation of veins; smooth leaf blade, involuted and the underside with an absence or very sparse coat of flat-lying hairs and a moderate coat of upright hairs, 
- berries are round-shaped or short and elliptical shaped.
Genetic profile
Allel 1 131 229 247 182 192 240 236 235 255
Allel 2 147 236 260 186 202 262 248 243 271
Bud burst: 2 days after Chasselas. Grape maturity: period I, 1 week after Chasselas.
Suitability for cultivation and agronomic production
Aladin N has moderate vigor. It is rather fertile and has horizontal growth. Aladin N can be pruned moderately long and must be trained.
Sensitivity to diseases and pests
Aladin N is not very sensitive to downy mildew, powdery mildew, anthracnosis, black rot and grey rot, but it must be grafted.
Technological potential
Aladin N grape clusters are moderate to large size, moderately compact and the berrries are small to moderate size, juicy with a thick skin and simple flavor.
Clonal selection in France
The only approved Aladin N clone carries the number 5001.
Bibliographic references
- Catalogue des variétés et clones de vigne cultivés en France. Collectif, 2007, Ed. IFV, Le Grau-du-Roi.
- Documentation interne du Domaine de Vassal. 1949-2011, INRA, Marseillan-plage.
Description of clones approved in France
Identity and availability Agronomic data Technical data
Clone number Origin Selection Fertility Production level Sugar content Potential color
Year approved Agronomic references Weight of grape clusters Vigor Total acidity Tannic structure
Growing surface area Size of berries Sensitivity to Botrytis Aromatic intensity Oenological aptitudes
5001    INRA        
 0,02 ha